COMP 122: Introduction to Digital Music

Course Information

About

Computers and digital tools have been seeping into the world of music, and this course aims to explore this newly formed territory.

Description

Computers and digital tools have been seeping into the world of music, and this course aims to explore this newly formed territory. This course is intended for both Music and Computer Science students who wish to learn more about electronic music, signal processing, and algorithmic music composition.

Outcome

Students who complete this course will have:

  • An understanding of the physics of musical sound and digital audio,

  • Experience with hands-on applications of algorithmic music composition and musicology,

  • The ability to design and render digital instruments,

  • And a student-chosen final digital composition or musicology project.

Syllabi

See the Current Course Syllabi.